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5425 NE 30th Ave, Portland, OR 97211-6803
+1 503-841-6968
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (32 reviews)
“foie gras” (19 reviews)
“fixed menu” (6 reviews)
All hours
French, Fusion, Vegan Options
5425 NE 30th Ave, Portland, OR 97211-6803
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beast is an exceptional dining experience. Other reviews have run through it (fixed tasting menu, communal seating, etc.), so i won't run through that. The service was outstanding, and having such a small dining room really allows them to give you special attention. The food...More

Thank trimess
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner with family members, my niece had been here and loved it and wanted us to experience this restaurant on our first visit to Portland. She did explain to us the set menu and the communal tables. I did not realize just how small...More

Thank tucsonishome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Beast with 2 other couples. Beast has a pre-set menu, 6 courses, no choices. Communal tables- small restaraunt, about 24 seats. The food was spectacular!! We paired it with their recommended wines- 6 different wines that complimented each dish. Each dish was spectacular, small...More

Thank Edward D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were six of us for dinner. We had a six course dinner paired with wines. Overall we thought the whole experience was young, progressive and creative. The stand out course was the squid ink, smoked trout roe and uni butter. This was outrageous. The...More

Thank Vivian B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Brunch is memorable at Beast. The service and food are outstanding. Truly delightful. My one suggestion would be how lovely classical or jazz music might be at that time of day.The music was loud and edgy. It did not complement the food.I enjoy all types...More

Thank covingtonLouisiana
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Every course was delicious, and each matched wine was a perfect match and in most cases pleasingly unusual. The service was friendly and informative. Three concerns. 1. As a traditionalist, I tend to think that people working in a fine dining establishment should dress nicely....More

1  Thank hcajones
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Went here for a birthday, Great food, lovely layout and the seating arraignment allowed us to meet some great people from out of town. Check it out and read their recommended restaurant list on the wall!

Thank Kyle L
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Everything you always wanted in a dining experience. Great food, good wine and pleasant conversation. There is no menu to select from as all the courses are preselected but they were great. Nicely presented, full of flavor and not a clinker in the bunch. Even...More

Thank betweentwoworlds
Reviewed 30 November 2016

While in Portland for our anniversary my husband surprised me daily. I had no idea where we would be dining or what the fare would be. Let me say that he surpassed my expectations. The owner and Executive Chef of Beast is Naomi Pomeroy and...More

Thank JackieLee1972
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We went to Beast while we were in Portland and had a very nice evening. They have 2 seatings an evening and we suggest that you go there hungry. The food is very good, but it is also quite rich. By the time we got...More

Thank TahoeNVTravelers
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Brian K
Do you offer a gluten-free menu, or options?
25 April 2015|
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Response from Wendy G | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant. When I went, everyone had the same menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$45
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 12:00
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5425 NE 30th Ave, Portland, OR 97211-6803
  • Public Transportation: NE Portland br>Just off the corner of NE 30th Ave & Killingsworth St.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-841-6968
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